Follow our fire safety guidance to help reduce the likelihood of a fire in the workplace, at home or in your local community.
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A families summer house was destroyed after a neighbour put hot barbecue ashes on grass cuttings causing a fire that spread over two gardens.
If you’re disposing of ashes after a barbecue make sure they are completely cold before you put them into a dustbin or onto grass cuttings. More barbecue tips can be found here.